About Milt Shook

A writer with more than 45 years in the political game (and let's face it, it is a game). I am a liberal because facts have a liberal bias, and I really like facts. If you like facts, you'll like this blog. If not, you'll have a hard time.

This Ain’t Your Daddy’s GOP

I am getting so tired of folks on the right who get butthurt every time I point out that the current version of the Republican Party is not legit, at least when it comes to their leadership. In other words, … Continue reading

Let’s Discuss Rights, Trumpers

It seems to me, if you’re going to talk about rights and your tendency is to piss and moan about someone’s rights being violated, you should at least have a working understanding of what rights are and how they work. … Continue reading

Everything is Wrong with the Current GOP

Ever since Donald Trump lost the 2020 presidential election more than two months ago, his most brainwashed cultists have been whining about everything. Shit, just five minutes ago, someone on Twitter whined about Trump losing his access to Facebook and … Continue reading

It’s Time to Change Everything, From the Bottom Up

This past four years can be ranked among the worst four-year periods in the history of the United States of America. This doesn’t mean we went into another unprovoked war, or because we slammed straight into another Great Depression. No, … Continue reading

Today’s a Big Day, But It Shouldn’t Be…

The reason our backs are against the wall again, with today’s runoffs, is due to the usual suspects; professional lefties and self-righteous white “progressives” who don’t have a clue re: democracy, but think they know everything.

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What Comes Next? The AfterTrump is Critical…

In two weeks, we finally get a “normal” President, but the 2020 election is just the beginning. Being progressive means voting Democratic for a while, at least until the GOP is gone. And they do have to go.

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Today’s the Day! Just One Quick Message

VOTE! If everyone who is registered bothers to show up and vote, the trials and tribulations of the past four years will be History. very soon… … Continue reading

Tomorrow is IT: One Last Question for Trump Voters: Why?

Okay, this is the last column before Election Day, and I have to ask this one more time: if you’re voting for Donald Trump, why? What possible reason can you provide for that decision? I’ve heard them all, ya know, … Continue reading

Two Days Left: Dear Trump Voters… Remove Thy Heads from Thine Anuses

The 2020 election, which is easily one of the most consequential in the history of this country, takes place the day after tomorrow. There are a lot of questions to be asked, but the most important is the question we … Continue reading

Three Days Left: No, the Two Parties are NOT the Same

Not long after I posted yesterday’s column, I received an admonition from someone I can only call a “Unicorn Progressive,’ taking me to task because I “blamed” Republicans for the current state of government we are facing in this election. … Continue reading